Some devices easily stand out in their category, and in the case of headphones, this one Sony WH-1000XM5 model. If you covet us cute wireless headphones, there’s good news: Sony’s WH-1000XM5 headphones are down from $400 to $280 right now — a 30 percent discount. Woot is offering them at this low price for the next four days or until they sell out. Although Amazon owns Woot, it doesn’t have the same return policy as its parent company.
Sony’s WH-1000XM5 are great for many reasons – we gave them a try 95 in our review for a reason – but one of their best features is that they are incredibly comfortable to wear. They weigh just 0.14 ounces less than them WH-1000XM4sbut the improved weight distribution and slimmer headband mean they feel lighter on your head and in your ears.
Technically, the M5s offers double the processor and microphone dedicated to noise cancellation compared to the M4. Then there are the 30mm carbon fiber drivers that add more depth to the music and the DSEE Extreme that boosts the sound quality. The only disappointing aspect of the headphones compared to its predecessor is the memory. The M5s don’t fold, so their storage case is bulky to carry.